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As the statistical community mourns the passing of Sir David Cox, we remember his standing room-only 2008 Norman E.
Experts hope COVID-19 will evolve to be more like the common cold
M. Elizabeth Halloran, professor of biostatistics and director for the Summer Institute in Statistics for Modeling in Infectious Diseases (SISMID), is quoted.
Dr. Jeffrey Leek named VP and Chief Data Officer at Fred Hutch
Fred Hutch News,
Congratulations to UW Biostatistics alumnus Jeff Leek (PhD ’07, MS ’05) and welcome back to Seattle! Leek will also join the Fred Hutch faculty as professor in the Public Health Sciences Division and will hold the J. Orin Edson Foundation Endowed Chair. His first day will be on or before July 1.
Covid is here for good, scientists say. The rest remains unpredictable.
COVID could take on a similar ebb and flow to the flu, but there is plenty left to figure out about just how severe and disruptive it will continue to be. UW Professor of Biostatistics and Fred Hutch researcher M. Elizabeth Halloran is quoted.
A look back at some highlights of UW Biostatistics community and member contributions and accomplishments during 2021.